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Ex-Chelsea defender Luiz makes pledge of virginity

May 20, 2015 10:51 IST
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PSG's David Luiz with girlfriend. Photograph: Facebook

David Luiz, former Chelsea defender, has revealed that he is a virgin and will wait until he is married he is married to girlfriend Sara Madeira.

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PSG's David Luiz, centre, is baptised. Photograph: Instagram

He was baptised in Paris Saint-Germain FC team-mate Maxwell's swimming pool on Friday.

The Brazil defender revealed on Instagram, "I have chosen to wait."

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David Luiz of PSG celebrates. Photograph: Paul Gilham/Getty Images

The 28-year-old began his post on social media with a verse from the bible.

"Therefore, if anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation. The old has passed away; behold, the new has come. (2 Corinthians 5:17 KJV)"

Faith is an intriguing thing and Luiz's dedication to religion is admirable, considering the temptations that footballers are generally exposed to.

Former Brazil international Kaka also waited until his wedding day at the age of 23 before having sex.

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